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Last Updated: 11 June 2003

This page contains contributed information about Banaters who have immigrated to the United States, but may not be in David Dreyer’s database.

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Individual Contributions

Note that those entries that have been added to Dave’s Database are no longer listed here. (Jan 2004)

 

Contributed by Jean Witt

Mathias Lenhardt (as spelled on the manifest last name should have been spelled Leonhardt as that is how he spelled it) sailed February 26, 1910, on the RMS Lusitania, Port of Departure Liverpool, England. Arrived Ellis Island, New York March 5, 1910. He is shown on the manifest as Line #0014, List 39, Steerage Passenger. He was to reside on St. Clair Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. He was born in Tiszaistvanfalva on March 22, 1877. He resided in Katy, Hungary, was 33 years old, male, and married when he arrived in New York. He passed away October 1, 1950 and is buried in Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland, Ohio. He was my Grandfather.

Margareta (maiden name Schmidt) Leonhardt (later on used Margaret) wife of Mathias sailed June 25, 1910, on the RMS Pannonia, Port of Departure Fiume (Carno, Triest, Austria). Arrived Ellis Island, New York July 15, 1910. She is shown as Line #0001, List 36, Steerage Passenger. She was to reside with her husband on St. Clair Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. She was born on July 9, 1881, in Katy and resided in Katy, was 28 years old, married, and female when she arrived in New York. She passed away September 27, 1965, and is buried in lake View Cemetery in Cleveland, Ohio, next to her husband. She was my Grandmother.

Janos Leonhardt (should have been John and sometime after the year of 1930 changed last name to Lenhardt) son of Margareta & Mathias sailed June 25, 1910, on the RMS Pannonia, Port of Departure Fiume (Carno, Trieste, Austria). Arrived Ellis Island, New York July 15, 1910. He is shown as Line # 0002, List 36, Steerage Passenger. He was to reside with his parents on St. Clair Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. He was born March 12, 1902, in Katy and resided in Katy, was 7 years old, male, and single when he arrived in New York. He passed away February 15, 1989, and is buried in Pleasant View Cemetery in Blissfield, Michigan. He was my Father.

Adam Leonhardt, son of Margareta & Mathias sailed June 25, 1910 on the RMS Pannonia, Port of Departure Fiume (Carno, Trieste, Austria). Arrived Ellis Island, New York July 15, 1910. He is shown as Line #0003, List 36, Steerage Passenger. He was to reside with his parents on St. Clair Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. He was born August 10, 1904, in Katy and resided in Katy, was 4 years and 6 months old, male, and single when he arrived in New York. He passed away in 1972 and was cremated. He was my Uncle.

My father John was the only one who changed his last name to Lenhardt. All the rest remained Leonhardt.

 

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Contributed by Robert Helfer of Austin Texas

 

HELFER Anton - [H416] - Age: 37 - From: Weisskirchen
-DtAr: 13 Nov 1911 - To: Chicago, IL -Via: Bre/NY -Ship: George Washington
-Note: Born in Bogsan. Wife, Magdalena Helfer, lives in NSt.Nikolaus. Going to join brother, Gyula Helfer.  [*23 Apr 1875, Wasiowa, son of Josef Helfer and Apollonia Molnar. oo ca. 1904, Weisskirchen, to Magdalena Blösser. Anton returned to Weisskirchen before 1914. +27 Jun 1942 Weisskirchen]

HELFER Gyula - [H416] - Age: 41 - From: Temeswar
-DtAr: 5 Sep 1911 - To: Chicago, IL - Via: Bre/NY - Ship: Kronprinz Wilhelm
-Note: Born in Honoris.  Wife, Katherine Helfer, lives in NSt.Nikolaus.
Going to join sister-in-law, Katherine Schirer. [*20 Dec 1870, Honoros, son of Josef Helfer and Apollonia Molnar. oo 13 May 1900, NSt.Nikolaus, to Katalin Schnur. +15Mar 1957, Chicago]

HELFER Katalin - [H416] - Age: 35 - From: NSt.Nikolaus
-DtAr: 29 Sep 1912 - To: Chicago, IL - Via: Bre/NY - Ship: George Washington
-Note: Father, Peter Schnur, lives in NSt.Nikolaus. Accompanied by children Gyula 11, Jeno 10, Erna 7, Lajos 4, Istvan 2, all born in NSt.Nikolaus.
Going to join husband Julius Helfer. [*22 Jul 1877, NSt.Nikolaus, dau. of Peter Schnur and Rosalia Kollet. oo 13 May 1900, NSt.Nikolaus, to Julius Helfer. +3 Sep 1937, Chicago]

KLEIN Antal - [K450] - Age: 45 - From: NSt.Nikolaus
-DtAr: 12 Jul 1907 - To: New York, NY - Via: Fiu/NY - Ship: Slavonia
-Note: Born NSt.Nikolaus, last residence Budapest. [* 1862 NSt.Nikolaus. oo 8 Feb 1887, NSt.Nikolaus, to Rozsa Schnur]

 KLEIN Rozsa - [K450] - Age: 42 - From: NSt.Nikolaus
-DtAr: 6 Jun 1911 - To: Chicago, IL - Via: Fiu/NY - Ship: Carpathia
-Note: Father, Peter Schnur, lives in NSt.Nikolaus.  Accompanied by son Arpad 9, both born in NSt. Nikolaus. Going to join sister Erna Schnur, last residence Budapest. [* 27 Jan 1870, NSt.Nikolaus, dau. of Peter Schnur and Rosalia Kollet. oo 8 Feb 1887, NSt.Nikolaus, to Antal Klein]

SCHIRER Katalin [S660] - Age: 28 - From: St.Nikolaus
-DtAr: 2 May 1908 - To: Chicago, IL - Via: Cuxhaven/NY - Ship: Amerika
-Note: Father, Mathias Graf, lives in NSt.Nikolaus.  Acompanied by daughter Ilonka 1 1/2, both born NSt.Nikolaus.  Going to join husband Philip Scherer.
 [*3 Sep 1880, NSt.Nikolaus, dau of Mathias Graf. oo 1906, NSt.Nikolaus, to Philip Schierer. +30 Apr 1967, Chicago]-- she was the wife of this SCHIERER Philip:

SCHIERER Philip -[S660]- Age: 29 -From: St Nikolaus (Gr)
-DtAr: Thursday, 31 Aig 1907 - To: Chicago, IL -Via: Ham/NY -Ship: K Augusta Victoria
-Note: Born in Gr St Nikolaus. Wife, Katharine Schierer, lives in Gr St Nikolaus. Going to join bro-in-law, Peter Schmidt.

=======Additional information concerning this entry for SCHNUR Ferdinand:
SCHNUR Ferdinand -[S560]- Age: 24 -From: St Nikolaus (Gr)
-DtAr: Wednesday, 5 Apr 1911 - To: St Louis, MO -Via: Bre/NY -Ship: Kronprinz Wilhelm
-Note: Born in Gr St Nikolaus. Father, Peter Schnur, lives in Gr St Nikolaus. Going to join brother, Franz Schnur.

[*24 Jul 1891, NSt.Nikolaus, son of Peter Schnur and Rosalia Kollet]

WEISSMÜLLER Peter - [W254] - Age: 27 - From: Szabadfalu
-DtAr: 26 Jun 1905 - To: Windber, PA -Via: Rotterdam/NY -Ship: Rotterdam
-Note: Accompanied by wife Elisabeth 24, and son Johann 7 months. Going to join brother-in-law, Johann Ott.

WEISSMÜLLER Peter - [W254] - Age 33 - From: Szabadfalu
-DtAr: 25 Jan 1910 - To: Chicago, IL - Via: Ham/NY - Ship: Cincinnati
-Note: Born in Varjas.  Accompanied by wife Elise [crossed out and Teresa added in a different hand] Muth 26, born in Csakova. Father Michael Weissmüller lives in Szabadfalu.  Returning home to Chicago.

MÜLLER Johann - [M460] - Age: 25 - From: Szabadfalu
-DtAr: 25 Jan 1910 - To: Chicago, IL - Via: Ham/NY - Ship: Cincinnati
-Note: Born in Szabadfalu.  Father Michael Müller lives in Szabadfalu. Going to join friend Peter Weissmüller.

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Contributed by Mara Henderson, of Clearwater Florida


HENIKA, Michael-[H520]-Age: 29-From: Zerne

-DtAr: Thursday, 18 Feb 1909 - To: Ottawa, IL-Via Bre/NY -Ship: Prinz Friedrich Wilhelm

-Note: Born in Zerne.  Wife Franziska Henika lives in Zerne.  Going to join bro-in-law John Stankovits.


 TABAR, Miklos-[T160]-Age: 26-From: Zerne

-DtAr: Saturday, 4 Nov 1911 - To: Chicago, IL-Via Bre/NY -Ship: George Washington

-Note: Accompanied by wife Katalin 26, both born in N Zerne.  Father Anton Tabar lives in N Zerne.  Going to join cousin Michal Tabar.


TABOR, Matyas-[T160]-Age: 35-From: Zerne (D)

-DtAr: Wednesday, 25 Oct 1905 - To: Chicago, IL-Via Liverpool/NY -Ship: Caronia

-Note: Accompanied by wife Margis 31, both born in D Zerne.  Going to join bro-in-law P. Ritmulli.


TABOR, Peter-[T160]-Age: 22-From: Zerne

-DtAr: Tuesday, 15 Sep 1908 - To: Cincinnati, OH-Via Bre/NY -Ship: K Wilhelm d Gr

-Note: Born in N Zerne.  Father Peter Tabor lives in N Zerne.  Going to join bro-in-law Teodor Kransand(?).

 

 

 

 

 

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Contributed by Dennis J. Bauer

 

Janos BOHNERT, 55, male, married, laborer, from Palanka (Batschka), to Fallsington PA, to visit son-in-law Christian Bauer, SS Zeeland from Antwerp 19 July 1902 to NYC 28 July 1902. Son Janos BOHNERT, 15, accompanied him.


Anna IHASZ, 35, female, widow, housewife, from Palanka (Batschka), to Trenton NJ, SS Lapland, from Antwerp 6 Jan 1912 to NYC 16 Jan 1912.

Daughter, Katalin, 14, accompanied her.


Elisabeth BAUER, 23, female, married,  from Palanka (Batschka), to Trenton NJ to see husband Christian Bauer, SS Zeeland, from ? 7 Sept. 1901 to NYC 16 Sept. 1901. Sons Karl, 3, Jacob, 7 months, sister Katharina BOHNERT, 17, accompanied.


Christian BAUER, 24, male, married, potter, from Palanka (Batschka), to Trenton NJ to see sister, SS Karlsruhe, from Bremen 5 Jan 1901 to NYC 17 Jan 1901.


Adam HELLEISS, 19, male, single, laborer, from Bacs (Batschka), to Willamstown NJ to see Adam Majofsky, SS Caledonia, from Glasgow 5 May 1913 to NYC 12 May 1913. Deported.


Lorincz HELLEISZ, 41, male, married, farm laborer, from Bacs (Batschka), to Williamstown, NJ to see cousin Adam Majofsky, SS Graf Waldersee, from Hamburg 2 July 1913 to Philadelphia, PA 14 July 1913. Wife Barabra, 42, children: Barbara, 21, Lorincz, 14, Tereza, 9 & Ferenz, 2, accompanied.


Karl BAUER, 17, male, single, laborer, from Palanka (Batschka), to Trenton, NJ to see brother Christian Bauer, SS Zeeland, from ? 7 Sept. 1901, to NYC 16 Sept. 1901.

 

 

 

 

 

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Contributed by Laura Thompson

 

From the Ellis Island records:

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MAHALEK (entered as Mecholak) Elisabeth - Age:52  -From: Darova (entered as Davos)

-DtAr: August 13,1907 - To: South Milwaukee, WI -Via: Antwerp/NY -Ship:Zeeland

Note: accompanied by son Johann 15 and daughter Alouisa, 13 yrs (entered as Sloiszra!).  All born in Darowa. Going to join father, Heinrich Mahalek.  Left sister Teresia Sopek in Darowa.

 

Steiner, Anna - Age: 49 -From: Billed

-DtAr:Jan 15, 1916 - To:Chicago, IL -Via:Rotterdam/NY -Ship:Nieuw Amsterdam

-Note: Widow left daughter Emilie Walzer in Zsoimbolya (spelling ?); going to brother-in-law Josef Asker. 

From the Ellis Island records:
Hungary, German
Billed, Hungary

January 15, 1916
49y
F
W
Nieuw Amsterdam
Rotterdam, South Holland, The Netherlands

 

 

 

 

 

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